Conversation Starters

These recorded videos tackle a variety of societal issues and also act as entry points to discuss racism awareness, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being, nationalism and Canadian identity, sense of belonging, newcomer experiences, and many other ties to provincial curricula! They are intended as short clips that teachers can show in class to supplement their lesson plans and students’ learning!

What's included?

  • Curricular Connections
  • Short Videos




Social Studies, Health and Life Skills, Physical Education, English Language Arts, Career & Life Management (CALM)
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Racism awareness; develop skills of historical thinking; active living role models; fair play; sense of belonging; Canadian identity; nationalism; values learned through sport; goal-setting; perseverance & resiliency; community service